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In 2012, Michael Brown sailed into the Pacific to see for himself what decades of ocean-tossed trash piles contained. The debris field, he said, was filled with plastics. "I went out to see it," he said. "Let me run my fingers through the … more
Nortek Inc. said that it has ended discussions to sell the company. more
Hexagon Metrology will host an open house highlighting industrial measurement technologies from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 21. more
A U.S. House Career and Technical Education committee field hearing co-hosted by U.S. Rep James R. Langevin and the German Marshall Fund of the United States featured education and workforce development advocates and business representatives from Rhode Island and Germany discussing ways to strengthen apprenticeship programs. more
The great recovery in U.S. manufacturing jobs -- a surprising five-year surge that blossomed in the aftermath of the financial crisis and added almost 900,000 people to payrolls across the country - appears to be dead. Or at the very least, on hold. more
The recent Rhode Island Manufacturing Week trumpeted an industry that last year added 700 jobs – the first job growth in seven years. That's great news, though it could be even better if local manufacturers could lure more prospective … more
Amanda Whaley has been promoted to product manager in the Torayfan Polypropylene Film Division of Toray Plastics (USA). She joined Toray in 2012, serving as a cost analyst in the accounting department. She holds a B.A. in marketing from Assumption … more
After 44 years of doing business as Astro-Med, on September 25 we changed our name to AstroNova. Why change our name after so many years? Since developing a new growth strategy for the company a few years ago that included divesting our medical … more
American manufacturing barely grew in September as a broader swath of industries suffered from the effects of a strong dollar and faltering overseas markets. more
The East Bay Edition of the R.I. Mini Maker Faire will be held Oct. 17 as a way to bring together established and beginning “makers” to celebrate do-it-yourself creativity and tinkering. more
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